Category Archives: Maps

All crafts upcycling using maps

How To Make A Unique Denim And Vintage Map Lampshade

Denim Upcycled Floor Lamp with A Road Map Lampshade

When I first started this upcycle I had no intention of combining my two favourite materials to repurpose; old jeans and maps. I was just going to make a scallop map lampshade for an old floor lamp of mine.   It was when I couldn't find enough ribbon...
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How To Make A Personalized Map Decoupage Glass Tray

Using Road Maps For A Decoupage Glass Tray

It's my hubby's birthday soon, and I never know what to get him. Because if he wants it, he just goes and buys it. I like to make my gifts wherever possible, that's when I came up with the idea of making him a map decoupage...
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Wonderful Free Printable Vintage Maps To Download

Free Printable Vintage Maps For All Your Craft Needs

As so many of the crafts on Pillarboxblue involve maps, I have decided to share with you my collection of free printable vintage maps. So you can use them for your own crafts and DIYs.   It's amazing how a decoupaged vintage map can transform the...
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Simple Cute Personalized Map Gift For Lovers

How To Make A Gorgeous Heart Map Gift

I normally make my hubby something for Valentine's day. Not because I'm a hopeless romantic, but because it also happens to be my birthday and I want to share the joy. This year a made a personalized map gift.     Often I bake him some heart shaped cookies to...
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